Calcifications on Mammogram Do Not Correlate with Tumor Size After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy

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Calcifications can be indicative of malignancy, but calcifications also can be a byproduct of necrotic tissue as cancer cells die. Current treatment regimens require excision of calcifications. The objective of this study was to examine the correlation between the extent of calcification on mammography and actual tumor size after neoadjuvant chemotherapy… (More)
DOI: 10.1245/s10434-014-3914-0

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